The Smart Kitchen of the Future is Here

The current home improvement trends are developing in terms of technology. Some interesting stats of the future smart kitchens include that by 2022, the smart kitchen appliances market is expected to be worth $2.7 billion, smart refrigerators are seeing huge growth with the market likely to be worth $768.2 million by 2020 and that there are also many great apps available to bring efficiency to how we cook.

The Cost of the Apartment in 50 Shades Darker

Christian Grey lives in a penthouse in downtown Seattle’s Escala building. The 5,170-square-foot apartment has three bedrooms, three bathrooms and floor-to-ceiling windows with a 280-degree view. There is an open kitchen area with breakfast bar and a 1,000-square-foot private terrace. Have you ever wondered what Christian Grey’s luxury apartment would cost? ForRent.com ran the numbers.

How to Find a Plumber You Can Trust

If you’ve got a leaky tap or broken toilet that needs fixing, and you don’t have the skills, hiring a plumber is a necessity. Hiring a plumber is not as easy as picking someone from the yellow pages or Google search. So how do you choose who to hire? In this infographic, Radiator Valves 4u will show you easy steps to take, to ensure that you make the best choice for you, your home and your peace of mind.

Adding Value To Your Home

Whether you’re looking to move or simply upgrade the home you’re living in, adding certain features or fixing particular problems can add value to your property. So, it’s worthwhile spending a bit of time researching all the options, from simple, cosmetic makeovers to structural repairs, extensions and renovations. This guide provides an overview of all the factors, including internal and external options to consider.

Home Improvement Trends 2017

Home improvement trends in 2017 are expected to be much different compared to 2016. While home offices were popular in 2016, 2017 is likely to be the year of the home theater. There will also likely be a move away from minimalist interiors with handcrafted ethnic designs, to create a more inviting interior, growing in popularity.

Winter Prep for a Spring Garden

In the depth of winter, it may seem that there is little to do in your garden. There are few plants and flowers growing, the weather is cold and less daylight prevents you from spending a lot of time outdoors. However, there are things you can be doing to prepare your garden for spring.